Unstoppable Force by Lucille H. Campey
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Unstoppable Force
By Lucille H. Campey

An Unstoppable Force

The Scottish Exodus to Canada

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Unstoppable Force by Lucille H. Campey

Book Description

This book provides the first exhaustive study of the great Scottish exodus to Canada written in modern times. Using wide-ranging sources, some previously untapped, Lucille Campey examines the driving forces behind the Scottish exodus and traces the remarkable progress of Scottish colonisers across Canada. Mythology and truth are considered side by side as their story unfolds. Scots had a profound impact on Canada and shaped the course of its history. This book is essential reading for those who wish to understand why they came and the enormity of their achievements in Canada.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781841587738
ISBN-10: 1841587737
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 336
Imprint: Birlinn Ltd
Publisher: Birlinn General
Publish Date: 19-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Lucille H. Campey

Atlantic Canada's Irish Immigrants by Lucille H. Campey Atlantic Canada's Irish Immigrants, Paperback (August 2016)

Challenging the commonplace view that the Irish immigration saga was primarily driven by dire events in Ireland, Lucille Campey s groundbreaking work redraws the picture of early Irish settlement in Atlantic Canada. Extensively documented, and drawing on all known passenger lists of the period, the book is essential reading."

Ignored but Not Forgotten by Lucille H. Campey Ignored but Not Forgotten, Paperback (September 2014)

In her third and final book in the English in Canada series, Lucille Campey provides an overview of the great exodus from England to Canada which peaked in the early twentieth century. Drawing on wide-ranging documentary and statistical sources, Campey traces this major population movement on a region-by-region basis.

Seeking a Better Future by Lucille H. Campey Seeking a Better Future, Paperback (August 2012)

The exodus from England that gathered pace during the 19th century accounted for the greatest part of the total emigration from Britain to Canada. This title considers why people left England and traces their destinations in Ontario and Quebec. It provides insights on how, why, and when Ontario and Quebec acquired their English settlers.

Unstoppable Force by Lucille H. Campey Unstoppable Force, Paperback (May 2008)

Presents a study of the great Scottish exodus to Canada. It examines the driving forces behind the Scottish exodus and traces the progress of Scottish colonisers across Canada. It is suitable for those who wish to understand why they came and the enormity of their achievements in Canada.

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Author Biography - Lucille H. Campey

Born in Ottawa, Lucille Campey now lives near Salisbury. Her father's pride in his Scottish roots stimulated her interest in Scottish emigration to Canada. A graduate of Ottawa University, she later acquired a Doctorate from Aberdeen University for her studies of emigration history. She has written seven books thus far on the Scottish exodus to Canada.

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